|CDR Steven H. Wasson
Commander Steven Wasson is a native of Oklahoma City, OK. He graduated from the University of South Dakota and received his commission from OCS in Pensacola, FL. in May of 1999.
His Division Officer tours were as AUXO onboard USS SHREVEPORT (LPD 12) and CIC Officer onboard USS NASHVILLE (LPD 13) in Norfolk, VA. His Department Head tours were OPS onboard USS ROBERT G. BRADLEY (FFG 49) in Mayport, FL. and Training Officer onboard USS ESSEX (LHD 2) in Sasebo, JP.
On shore duty, he completed his Master’s Degree from Troy University while stationed at ATG Norfolk as a Training Liaison Officer. His first post Department Head billet was Flag Secretary for COMMANDER, AMPHIBIOUS FORCE US SEVENTH FLEET (CTF76/ESG7) in Okinawa, JP, OPNAV N3/N5 and then NAVSEA.
His decorations include the Meritorious Service Medal, Navy & Marine Corps Commendation Medal (5), and other personal, unit and campaign awards.